Theresa Marie Sanders

December 18, 1959 ~ July 31, 2020 (age 60)


Ms. Theresa Marie Sanders, 60, of Youngstown, entered eternal life on Friday, July 31, 2020 at the Cleveland Clinic.

    Ms. Sanders was born December 18, 1959 in Youngstown, a daughter of Otha and Ocarlena Robinson Sanders.  She was a 1978 graduate of South High School and had worked for over 10 years with Beeghly Medical Center.  A loving mother, grandmother, and sister, Theresa enjoyed shopping interior decorating, cleaning, and planning family events.  Her passion was for her family, and loved spoiling her grandchildren.  She also loved hanging out with her only sister, Karen.  Theresa was a devoted member of the Mt. Gilead Baptist Church.

    She leaves to mourn her passing, but to rejoice in her eternal peace, her son, Cedric Sanders; three daughters, Ilicia Sanders, Tier Sanders, Jamela Sanders; seven grandchildren, Rolicia, Ekayla, Camirra, Aaron, Zane, Aasim, Arthur Jr.; her sister, Karen (Barry) Moody; two brothers, Dwyane (Angela) Sanders and Jermaine Sanders; two aunts, Ruth Robinson and Willie Platter all of Youngstown; and a host of loving family and friends.

    She was preceded in death by her parents.

    Viewing will be from 10:00 - 11:00 a.m. at the Mt. Gilead Baptist.  Private funeral services will follow for family only.

    Arrangements entrusted to the L. E. Black, Phillips & Holden Funeral Home.


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August 10, 2020

10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Mount Gilead Baptist Church
2821 Hillman Street
Youngstown, OH 44507

Private Services

Mount Gilead Baptist Church
2821 Hillman Street
Youngstown, OH 44507

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